Safran is a high technology international group, a leading equipment provider in the Aerospace and Defense markets. The group specializes in the design, manufacturing, and marketing of equipment and systems of high technology mechanical and electronic equipment. Net sales break down by product family as follows:
- aeronautic and space propulsion systems (49.3%): helicopter motors (No. 1 worldwide), civil and military airplanes motors, space motors for lancers and missiles, turboreactors for drone targets, etc.;
- aeronautical equipment (37.4%): airplane engine pods, landing gear, braking systems, electric wiring systems, etc. Safran also offers on board aircraft systems and equipment (primarily evacuation slides, emergency arresting systems, protective parachutes and oxygen systems, electrical power management systems, control systems, water and waste management systems and connectivity systems) and defense and security systems (helicopter flight controls, fingerprint-based biometric identification systems (No. 1 worldwide), inertial systems, optronic systems, tactical drone systems, etc.);
- aircraft interiors (13.3%): cabin interiors and seats.
Net sales break down geographically as follows: France (19.8%), Europe (21.2%), the Americas (35%), Asia/Pacific (15.1%), Africa and Middle East (8.9%).